‘Be proactive in protecting children’

By: Lilibeth A. French THE Department of the Interior and Local Government (DILG) VI called on local chief executives and local government unit functionaries in Western Visayas to be proactive in protecting their children against cyber violence. Assistant DILG-6 Regional Director Maria Calpiza Sardua pointed out that the 2015 National Baseline Study on Violence Against Children […]

USA is now ISO 9001:2015 certified

THE University of San Agustin in Iloilo City has been granted the ISO 9001:2015 (Quality Management System) Certification by the AJA Registrars, Inc. ISO is an independent, non-governmental international organization which ensures that products and services are safe, reliable and of good quality. For business, they are strategic tools that reduce costs by minimizing waste […]

Ateneo inks MoA for campus environmental sustainability

By: John Danielle Yap Sobretodo IN PURSUIT of campus environmental sustainability, the Ateneo de Iloilo – Santa Maria Catholic School (AdI-SMCS) officially signed on Nov 12, 2018, a Memorandum of Agreement (MoA) with the Zoological Society of London (ZSL)-Philippines. “With their technical expertise and the school’s vision for a sustainable campus, we hope that the ADI-SMCS […]

Airport holds simulation drill for emergency preparedness

By: Liez’l Marie Lamasan NEGROS OCCIDENTAL – The Bacolod-Silay Airport’s emergency preparedness program was recently put to test through the conduct of full-scale airport simulation exercises. “In the words of our management, it is better to look ahead and plan than to look back and regret. We have to prepare in any eventuality,” Bacolod-Silay Airport-Civil Aviation […]

DPWH constructs Aklan Tourism Center

ILOILO City –The Department of Public Works and Highways (DPWH), Aklan District Engineering Office is currently undertaking the construction of Tourism and Trade Investment and Promotion Center in the province of Aklan. According to District Engineer Noel L. Fuentebella, an initial amount of P20.0 million from District’s FY 2018 General Appropriations Act (GAA), released to […]

NGCP breaks ground on its Mindanao- Visayas Interconnection Project

RECENTLY, as a testament to its commitment to complete the Mindanao-Visayas Interconnection Project (MVIP) and realize a one Philippine grid in 2020, NGCP simultaneously broke ground on the project’s cable terminal stations in the Municipality of Santander, Cebu, and Dapitan City, Zamboanga del Norte. The cable terminal stations serve as the landing points of the […]